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A Promise Kept: The Oksana Baiul Story (1994)

Based on the life of the Olympic figure skater.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sonja Lanzener ...
Marina Baiul
Leeza Vinnichenko ...
Oksana Baiul
Kathleen Stupp ...
Oksana as a Child
Melissa McGough ...
Oksana as a Toddler
Stephen Blake ...
Victor Petrenko
Suzanne Semanick ...
Anna (as Peggy Sanders)
Galya (as Kate Cardille Rogal)
Nancy Kerrigan
Phillip G. Kellams ...
Nickolai (as Phillip Kellams)
Jeff Howell ...


Based on the life of the Olympic figure skater.

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Release Date:

13 November 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Betartott ígéret: Oksana Baiul története  »

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1.33 : 1
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A Sweet Biography of a Special Skater
17 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

I must confess that I think well of this movie simply because of its subject matter-my favorite figure skater ever. It's kinda hokey and idealized, and they didn't always get the facts straight about Oksana's life, but it's well-meaning and sympathetic. Any other movie of this quality, I'd probably give a lesser score to, but this one is kinda special because it's about Oksana. People who aren't her fans wouldn't like it, and those who have no clue who she is might find it decent but cloying. For Oksana fans, though, it's nothing short of required viewing.

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